Current Watford Local Plan

The Watford Local Plan guides the strategic approach to growth in the borough.

The Watford Core strategy 

Download the Core Strategy 2006 to 2031 

This sets out the vision for growth in the borough and contains strategic policies that inform planning decisions.

Watford District Plan 2000 (saved policies)

A list of the saved policies from the Watford District Plan 2000 can be found here. These policies continue to be a material consideration when determining planning applications.

Watford District Plan 2000

Download Watford District Plan 2000 

This includes planning policies to be considered alongside the core strategy.

Download District Plan map